David Lynch Returns As Gordon Cole In Twin Peaks Video

Who's enjoying the legendary donuts at the Twin Peaks Sheriff's station?FBI Deputy Director Gordon [...]

Who's enjoying the legendary donuts at the Twin Peaks Sheriff's station?

FBI Deputy Director Gordon Cole, who had previously been teased in The Secret History of Twin Peaks, and whose video appearance in a teaser for the show's third season is a teastament to good taste.

When award-winning filmmaker David Lynch returned to the series, most fans assumed that Gordon Cole -- his earpiece-wearing, loud-talking FBI agent -- would make a return as well, although that wasnt' confirmed until the official cast list was released in April.

Widely considered one of the most groundbreaking and influential broadcast series of all time, Twin Peaks followed the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town who were stunned after their homecoming queen Laura Palmer was shockingly murdered. The town's sheriff welcomed the help of FBI agent Dale Cooper, who came to town to investigate the case.

As Cooper conducted his search for Laura's killer, the town's secrets were gradually exposed. The mystery that ensued set off an eerie chain of events that plunged the inhabitants of Twin Peaks into a darker examination of their very existence. Twenty-five years later, the story continues...

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Twin Peaks is written and produced by series creators and executive producers David Lynch and Mark Frost and is directed entirely by David Lynch.

Twin Peaks returns as a limited series to Showtime in 2017.